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SCHOW: The FDA is coming for your premium cigars

"These new FDA rules are more than a nuisance," Bufkin wrote. "They are potentially fatal to the premium cigar industry as we know it, and to the culture of handmade cigar-smoking so many of us now enjoy. Almost inevitably, manufacturers will massively c
Washington DC Examiner
added Oct 8, 2016 19:45
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[Malaysia, USA] Army General Used Government Credit Card at Strip Clubs, Pentagon Says

alleges that Maj. Gen. Ronald F. Lewis visited a strip club in Seoul...trip to Malaysia in which General Lewis shared a cigar with a female colleague at a gathering attended by a number of staff members and journalists. According to the report, others the
New York Times
added Oct 7, 2016 01:11
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let's make sure new army recruits don't become smokers

While tobacco use among new military recruits is generally the same as the general population, by the time new recruits finish their training and take their first assignments, that rate is significantly higher...The sad fact is: 38 percent of military smo
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Oct 5, 2016 14:52
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[Texas] Cigars For Warriors Assisting American Troops In Combat Zones [INTERVIEW]

Friday on The Chad Hasty Show, Storm Boen, co-founder of Cigars for Warriors joined Chad in the KFYO studio to talk about the fantastic Lubbock based organization.
KFYO News/Talk 790
added Sep 26, 2016 17:44
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D.C. Circuit Denies Motion For Rehearing, Rehearing En Banc In Tobacco Sales Suit

where the court determined that the seller was not the original source of information that Philip Morris USA Inc. was price gouging cigarettes at U.S. military outposts and dismissed his complaint against the tobacco company (United States, Ex Rel. Anthon
Lexis Nexis
added Sep 21, 2016 03:23
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[Florida] RJ Reynolds Caused Former USAF Vet's Death, Fla. Jury Told ($$)

The family of a U.S. Air Force veteran and former jail guard who died of lung disease after decades of cigarette use urged a Florida jury Thursday to find R.J. Reynolds liable for his illness, saying the tobacco company hid the dangers of cigarette smokin
Law360
added Sep 18, 2016 13:49
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[Florida] FDA ban on sending tobacco blocks cigars for troops

Mark Van Trees of "Support the Troops" in Wesley Chapel gets pictures from units thankful for his shipments of goodies, which include cookies, chips, coffee, and cigars. "They are great. It's a wonderful smell," he said. "It is a reminder of home. I'm h
WTVT Fox13 (Tampa Bay, FL)
added Sep 14, 2016 01:51
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ASK HALFWHEEL: WHO CAN DONATE CIGARS TO TROOPS?

there is a pretty simple way around this. Just charge a nominal amount to the military member. Nothing in the deeming regulations prevent anyone from selling cigars at a loss, even a big loss, and FDA in its webinars has even admitted that promotions like
HalfWheel
added Sep 13, 2016 16:20
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[California] LETTER: Our troops don’t need free tobacco

How wonderful that Duncan Hunter has the time and energy as a congressman to lobby for the tobacco industry’s desire to provide free cigars for our servicemen, all the while spending supporters’ contributions on his own personal expenses as prohibited by
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Sep 12, 2016 14:43
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[California] RAFTERY; REP. HUNTER, WHO TOOK $42,000 FROM TOBACCO INDUSTRIES, PUSHES TO ALLOW FREE TOBACCO FOR TROOPS

including over $13,511 for his 2016 campaign... Asked about threats posed by tobacco to soldiers’ lives and health, as well as the high costs of caring for veterans...Hunter stated, “I don’t care."...just whose interest is Rep. Hunter truly representing?
East County (CA) Magazine (Heartland Foundation)
added Sep 11, 2016 21:41
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